About the Author

Alfio Quarteroni

Alfio Quarteroni is a professor of numerical analysis at Politecnico di Milano (Italy), professor emeritus at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland), director of the Laboratory for Modeling and Scientific Computing MOX, and president of MOXOFF. He is a member of Accademia dei Lincei, the European Academy of Sciences, Academia Europaea, and the Lisbon Academy of Sciences.